Bejoy Namath has around 15 years of experience in Intellectual property rights primarily focused on securing and enforcing patent rights. He started his career as an Examiner of Patents and Designs at Indian patent office and had worked with law firms assisting a number of chemical, pharmaceutical, agrochemical and petrochemical companies in India in securing and enforcing patents covering their products and technologies. Currently, he is responsible for global IP litigation of UPL Ltd, a global agrochemical company having headquarters in Mumbai. Bejoy is known for his skills in managing IP risks and opportunities for multinational organisations, in defending, enforcing and invalidating patents in contentious proceedings and in strategising innovation and road map, providing best-in-class patent prosecution support and in securing patents globally. He has provided leadership in discussions on spearheading inventive spirit and creating environment of innovation in emerging economies. He has published articles and posts on relevant Intellectual property topics in International media. Bejoy has a PhD in Chemical sciences from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, and a law degree (LLB) from University of Mumbai. He is also registered to practice before the Indian patent office.